Chris Kasper CD Release Party
Hezekiah Jones, Jason Loughlin and The String Gliders
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
Doors 7:00 PM / Show 8:00 PM
This event is all ages
Chris Kasper is an American songwriter with a distinct "timeless" sound that has gained him a loyal fanbase in his hometown of Philadelphia and around the country. He has released 3 solo records since living in Philly (FlyingBoy '06, Chasing Another Sundown '09, The First Hundred Years are the Hardest '11) and 1 collaborative effort with Bluegrass/Folk ensemble, The Lowlands (Bark and Twine '07). With his 3rd solo record now available, you may rethink your idea of "singer-songwriter". Having toured with, and opened for, local heros Amos Lee and G. Love, as well as a ton of other national acts, Chris is setting his sights on touring full time.
Hezekiah Jones is the musical nom de plume for Raphael Cutrufello and a band of like-minded musicians crafting alternative folk music. His catalog of songs sometimes sounds like a post-apocalyptic White Album, as covered by Sufjan Stevens. The biting, sometimes campy vibe only serves to intensify the blow of his sucker-punch ballads. Songs are filled with outlandish characters, imagined landscapes..., ringing harmonies, and baroque instrumental flourishes, but never disconnect from the tangible feelings at their center.
---Peter Marinari, CBS local
Jason Loughlin and The String Gliders
Jason Loughlin’s guitar playing has been defining the Brooklyn country
scene. His creative guitar work has supported artists such as Amos
Lee, Rachael Yamagata, Nellie McKay, James Burton, Jim Breuer, Lesley
Gore, Mike Viola and the Sweetback Sisters to name a few. Downbeat
Magazine calls him “an instrumentalist of great range, taste and joy”.
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